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Sold (Bought): Burnaby home big on space, inside and out

South Slope residence has six bedrooms and five bathrooms distributed within its almost-4,000-square-foot layout. With areas for both indoor and outdoor relaxation, there are plenty of options with covered decks, a media room, a wet bar and a sauna.

This Burnaby home sold for $1,830,000 after three days on the market.

Weekly roundup of three properties that recently sold in Metro Vancouver.

7628 Nelson Ave., Burnaby

Type: Six-bedroom, five-bathroom detached

Size: 3,957 sq.ft.

BC Assessment: $1,732,000

Listed for: $1,890,000

Sold for: $1,830,000

Sold on: February 11

Days on market in this listing: Three

Listing agent: Eva Li at ReMax Crest Realty

Buyers agent: Anny Yang at 365 Real Estate Services Inc.

The big sell: This Burnaby home is not short on space with six bedrooms and five bathrooms distributed within its almost-4,000-square-foot layout. With areas for both indoor and outdoor relaxation, there are plenty of options with covered decks, a media room, a wet bar and a sauna. The house was constructed in 1994 in the city’s South Slope district on a 68-by-109-foot corner lot. The custom-built home is bright and airy with radiant heat, three gas fireplaces, a wok kitchen, formal living and dining rooms, a family room and office, and four bedrooms upstairs. The lower level has two bedrooms and a full bathroom and a separate entrance – offering the possibility for suite potential. The driveway can accommodate six vehicles and the attached garage has high ceilings for RV parking.

This one-bedroom condo is located in the Opal development on King Edward Avenue, in Vancouver.
This one-bedroom condo is located in the Opal development on King Edward Avenue, in Vancouver. PNG

402 – 438 West King Edward Ave., Vancouver

Type: One-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment

Size: 836 sq.ft.

BC Assessment: $1,179,000

Listed for: $1,398,000

Sold for: $1,268,000

Sold on: January 29

Days on market in this listing: 255

Listing agent: Morley Lercher at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty

Buyers agent: Lester Soo, Arleen Chuang and Henry Fung at Sutton Group – West Coast Realty

The big sell: The two-year-old Opal development on Vancouver’s West King Edward Avenue is described on its website as ‘a boutique collection of retirement suites’ that offer ‘refined amenities and service’. Those services offer independent living as well as assisted living and complex care with 24-hour professional nursing, dedicated dining and activity spaces (including 30,000 square feet of comprehensive amenities with an oxygenated infrared Himalayan salt wellness sauna, gym, hydrotherapy tub, theatre and rooftop patio). This particular home has a top-floor position and includes central air conditioning, nine-foot-high ceilings, premium appliances, quartz counters, city and mountain views, and a 488-square-foot wraparound balcony. The unit’s monthly maintenance fee is $339.00.

This Kits half duplex sold for the asking price of $2,650,000.
This Kits half duplex sold for the asking price of $2,650,000. PNG

3323 West 2nd Ave., Vancouver

Type: Three-bedroom, three-bathroom half duplex

Size: 1,982 sq.ft.

BC Assessment: $2,357,000

Listed for: $2,650,000

Sold for: $2,650,000

Sold on: February 22

Days on market in this listing: 11

Listing agent: Amal Chebaya at Icon & Co. Boutique Inc.

Buyers agent: Jennifer Hickey at Macdonald Realty

The big sell: This four-level half duplex achieved its asking price within 11 days of being listed for sale with a Kitsilano location being one of the attractions. Further highlights include a top-floor principal bedroom suite that has been finished with a private bathroom and a 15-foot-long walk-in closet, an open den/office and far-reaching English Bay, mountain and city views from inside as well as from a large balcony. Built in 2007, the open-plan living space on the main floor displays quartz countertops in the kitchen, expansive entertaining areas, and a partially-covered deck with access to the landscaped backyard. The upper floor has two bedrooms and a family bathroom while the lower level has a family/media room with further access to the garden.

These transactions were compiled by Nicola Way of BestHomesBC.com.

Please note that sales cannot be published until after their completion date.

Realtors – send your recent sales to nicola@besthomesbc.com.

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